Crosswords & Keyword Activities for A Level Edexcel B Biology

Crosswords & Keyword Activities for A Level Edexcel B Biology

A comprehensive activity pack to help students learn the essential terms for the 2015 A Level course.

Loop game / dominoes, glossary builders and crosswords (inc. interactive versions) are among the activities designed to make key term revision as effective and engaging as possible for students.

  • Student-friendly definitions make complex terms accessible to all
  • Endless uses – homework, starters & plenaries, revision lessons or individual support
  • CD-ROM format allows straightforward sharing on the school network

Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days. If you need your resource(s) during the holidays, but your school is not open for deliveries, then please call us to place your order and discuss available options.
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Getting to Know… La lengua de las mariposas (2nd Edition)

Getting to Know... La lengua de las mariposas (2nd Edition)

Suitable for: Edexcel AS and A Level, and CCEA AS

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure comprehensive understanding of this critically acclaimed, touching Spanish film. Students will get to know La lengua de las mariposas inside out and be fully prepared for their AS and A Level writing exams.

The structure offers the perfect balance between guided classwork and independent study:

  • Before: Introductory tasks covering socio-political context, cinematic techniques, and the director and his influences provide students with the basic knowledge to begin their study. Includes vocab, comprehension and research activities.
  • During: The comprehensive scene-by-scene analysis ensures thorough understanding – broaden students’ knowledge of characters, themes, genre and techniques while consolidating language skills. Activities include: vocabulary exercises, comprehension questions, grammar practice, translations, essay writing and speaking activities.
  • After: Exam-style essay questions help students to apply what they have learnt. Model answers and feedback activities prompt discussion of successful answers.

Aspects covered include: social, historical and political context; the director and his influences; genre; representation; cinematographic techniques; use of language; characters; criticism; reflection.

The resource is easily worth the money and I would pay to use it – it has clearly had a huge amount of work put in by someone who really knows the film. I would definitely buy it and would recommend it to others. THANK YOU!
– J Tipton, MFL Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Fantastic resource for a brilliant Spanish film on tradition and the cruelty of the Spanish Civil War.
– J Ermina, MFL Teacher and Examiner and Independent Reviewer

Price is £79 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days. If you need your resource(s) during the holidays, but your school is not open for deliveries, then please call us to place your order and discuss available options.
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Listening Exam Practice for A Level AQA French

Listening Exam Practice for A Level AQA French

18 original texts followed by exam-style questions and answers covering all A Level topics. Comprehensive, skills-focused packs written specifically for the 2016 AQA specification.

  • Covers a wide range of text sources used by AQA – so students will be very fully familiar with exam format
  • Multiple opportunities to practise each task type in different contexts continuously develop students’ exam skills
  • Engaging texts on topical issues in Target Language countries – make sure students are up to date for exams
  • Clear and detailed marking criteria – perfect for peer-assessment

Listening

  • Includes: factual and informative texts, interviews, reports, dialogues and testimonials
  • Recordings by native speakers
  • Transcripts for all recordings provided
  • Practices both non-verbal and verbal response questions, including listening summaries

“Fantastic for exam practice and ticked all the boxes as far as
level, exam technique, vocabulary and content are concerned. This
is perfect for practice before the exam or as an end of topic
assessment.” – H Martin, MFL Teacher & Independent
Reviewer

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Topic-Based Grammar and Vocabulary Revision Pack for AS & A Level (Year 1) French

Topic-Based Grammar and Vocabulary Revision Pack for AS and A Level Year 1 French

Suitable for all exam boards!

Designed for AS Level French students, this guide uses all 4 skills to revise topic vocabulary and all 2016 spec grammar points.

Ideal for use in the run-up to exams!

Bypass the boredom of grammar and vocab revision with original materials and engaging activities!

18 subtopics covered, each with:

⇨ 1 vocab worksheet:

  • a short text or audio – authentic materials reinforce learning
  • 3–4 vocab and comprehension tasks – filling in the gaps, finding cognates, noughts and crosses, & more
  • a mind map activity for students to consolidate subtopic vocab

⇨ 1 grammar worksheet:

  • 1–2 easy-to-follow grammar recaps
  • a short text or audio with examples of grammar points
  • 2–3 grammar-based activities – conjugating verbs, correcting mistakes, writing sentences, & more

Can be used in class, as homework or as exam revision

  • Listening, speaking, reading and writing covered
  • Original recordings and texts
  • Top tips for vocabulary and grammar revision… perfect for exam prep!

Price is £84 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Twelfth Night Activity Pack for AS and A Level English Literature

Twelfth Night Activity Pack for AS & A Level English Literature

Set text for:

  • OCR AS & A Level
  • AQA B AS & A Level
  • Edexcel A Level

Mistaken identity, misplaced passions and the folly of ambition come together to create one of Shakespeare’s most hilarious, most ridiculous and most antic-filled plays.

Engage your class in Twelfth Night’s topsy-turvy storyline and tangled web of characters with a variety of ready-to-use handouts, covering the whole text, for you to mix and match to suit your class.

  • engaging questions
  • critical thinking
  • close reading
  • pair and group tasks
  • visual, audio and kinaesthetic tasks
  • further research

Accessible for every level and linked to the AOs

Plus! Answers to all activities included.

  • Prepare Pre-reading exercises provide a starting point for study
  • Explore Appealing act-by-act tasks guide students through the play, allowing them to gain understanding and analytical skills while remaining engaged
  • Reflect Whole-text activities show the bigger picture, exploring key areas of: Characterisation • Relationships • Genre • Themes • Attitudes and values • Writer’s use of language • Form • Structure • Context • Critical reception

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Practical Companion for A Level AQA Biology

Practical Companion for A Level AQA Biology

Transform A Level practicals with this targeted resource –
specially designed for CPAC mastery! Move away
from prescriptive methods and give your students
independence
with planning tasks, method scaffolds and
exam-style evaluation in this excellent pack. Full teacher notes
included!

Included 6 required practicals + 4 extra practicals
for further chances to meet CPAC criteria

  • Pre-lab tasks empower students to develop
    their own practical methods!
  • Follow-up tasks and exam-style
    questions
    provide valuable practice of analysis and
    evaluation
  • Organisation and planning made simple:
    • Sample data and answers for analysis for when the
      practicals go wrong!
    • Technician notes simplify preparation
    • Easy progress tracking with a CPAC cross-reference table

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Othello Activity Pack for AS & A Level English Literature

Othello Activity Pack for AS & A Level English Literature

Set text for:

  • AQA A AS & A Level
  • AQA B AS & A Level
  • Edexcel A Level

Transport your class to the exotic and tragic world of the Renaissance Mediterranean, with comprehensive and dynamic activities on Shakespeare’s most theatrical tragedy.

Explore the play’s destructive and gripping themes, observe Shakespeare’s amazing ability at characterisation, and discover the contextual factors that make Othello such a fascinating text.

Ready-to-use handouts cover the whole text, for you to mix and match to suit your class.

Activities include:

  • engaging questions
  • critical thinking
  • close reading
  • pair and group tasks
  • visual, audio and kinaesthetic tasks
  • further research

Accessible for every level and linked to the AOs

Plus! Answers to all activities included.

  • Prepare Pre-reading exercises provide a starting point for study
  • Explore Appealing chapter-by-chapter tasks guide students through the novel, allowing them to gain understanding and analytical skills while remaining engaged
  • Reflect Whole-text activities show the bigger picture, exploring key areas of: Characterisation • Relationships • Genre • Themes • Attitudes and values •
    Writer’s use of language • Form • Structure • Context • Critical reception

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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